International Careers Festival In Rome

Young people from all over the world are invited to apply for International Careers Festival which will be held from the 11th to the 14th of March 2017 in the city of Rome. December 9th is deadline for scholarship applications, December 16th  - first deadline for applications and admission tests, if there are vacancies after the first deadline, there will be a second deadline of January 13th, 2017.

The Rome International Careers Festival is a networking and meeting opportunity between young minds, institutions, companies, NGOs, and international organizations.

The idea to create such a Festival was conceived by Giovani Nel Mondo, a non-profit association founded in Italy with the goal of promoting and favouring the interaction between the talent, ambition and brilliance of young people and the world of international oppportunities. The Festival is composed of four main projects from which participants can choose the one most suited to their academic background, professional aspirations or general interest.

The four projects are: 

ROME MODEL UNITED NATIONS – Diplomatic simulation of the United Nations. Recommended for students of (or those interested in) international relations, diplomacy, political science, law; 

ROME BUSINESS GAME – Simulation of business realities involving case study competitions. Recommended for students of (those interested in) economics, business, management, marketing, computer science;

ROME PRESS GAME – Journalism and media (web, tv, radio) simulation. Recommended for students of (or those interested in) communication, media, translation and interpretation, literature, philosophy; 

INTERNATIONAL CAREERS COURSE – A guidance course filled with practical workshops for a successful international career. Recommended for students from any faculty/academic background. 

There are a limited number of places for all four projects. In order to participate, you must complete the application form and pass the selection process.

Main criteria

  • Up to 30 y.o.;
  • Must be in school/university or have graduated no more than 2 years from the date of the event;
  • Fluent English.

Participation fee is EUR 250 and includes: participation to all conference sessions, preparation materials, access to the online forum, online preparation meetings (3 meetings of 3 hours each), delegate’s kit, lunches during the days of the conference, certificate of participation.

For the 2017 edition of the International Careers Festival, Giovani nel Mondo will have 250 scholarships available which will cover partially, or in full, the conference and accommodation fees (the accommodation will be chosen by the Association). The scholarships, for which all those interested must apply before the 9th of December 2016, will be awarded after an analysis and selection by the Research Committee of the Giovani nel Mondo Association.

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